Obituary for Norman L. Snyder

Norman L. Snyder

Norman L. Snyder, 79, of Warsaw passed away on February 5, 2018 at 7:33 PM in Kosciusko Community Hospital.

He was born on June 28, 1938 in Mexico, Indiana to Raymond and Margaret (Burkett) Snyder. On June 26, 1976 in St. Petersburg, Florida he was united in marriage to Dorothy Miller, who survives.

He had lived in Warsaw for 42 years and was the co-owner of The Party Shop in Warsaw. He attended Christ Methodist Church in Sarasota, Florida. He had been a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and a member of the Chamber of Commerce.

He sincerely loved his family and was an avid artist, farmer and mushroom hunter. He particularly loved his home in Florida and was proud of his business. He graduated from Mexico High School; he received a B.A. from Manchester College and a Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Chicago.

He is survived by his wife; Dorothy, children; Julie (and companion Bob) Kingery of Mt. Carrol, Illinois, Dr. Elaine (and spouse Dr. Mark) Shafer of Niles, Michigan, Dr. Connie (and spouse Brad) Mick of Niles, Michigan, Dana (and spouse Cornell) Vlot of Warsaw and David (and spouse Janice) Hamrick of Winona Lake. He is also survived by his sister; Shirley Griffin of Mexico, Indiana, 2 nephews and 8 grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded by a granddaughter; Sarah Jane Vlot,, a brother; Ronald and a two sisters; Judith and Carolyn (Snyder) Reed.

A visitation will be held on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM and one hour prior to the funeral service at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel in Warsaw. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel in Warsaw with Reverend Steve Ailes officiating. Private interment will take place at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Huntington, Indiana.

Memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 1913, Warsaw, IN. 46581-1913.

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